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Jul 15, 2015, 12:54 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Among First to Receive Blue Distinction® Designations for Quality, Cost-Effective Bariatric Surgery

Huntington Memorial Hospital has been named as one of the first healthcare facilities in the nation to receive a Blue Distinction®...

Apr 20, 2015, 14:21 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Becomes First in the San Gabriel Valley to Offer Patients a New Heart Failure Monitoring Solution

Huntington Memorial Hospital is the first facility in the San Gabriel Valley to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage...

Apr 17, 2015, 11:42 ET

NLRB Election at Huntington Memorial Hospital Undetermined Due to Challenged Votes

On Wednesday, April 15, and Thursday, April 16, 2015, Huntington Hospital nurses participated in a secret ballot election conducted by the National...

Apr 08, 2015, 15:28 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Recognized by Healthgrades for Providing Outstanding Patient Experience

 Huntington Memorial Hospital today announced that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2015 Outstanding Patient Experience Award™....

Apr 02, 2015, 17:02 ET

Huntington Hospital Cancer Center Receives National Outstanding Achievement Award from American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer

 The Huntington Memorial Hospital Cancer Center (HHCC) was recently presented with the 2014 Outstanding Achievement Award by the...

Mar 26, 2015, 16:51 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Performs Groundbreaking Minimally Invasive Replacement of Heart Valves

Huntington Memorial Hospital is the first facility in the San Gabriel Valley to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), a minimally...

Mar 23, 2015, 16:23 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital named one of Healthgrades 2015 America's 50 Best Hospitals

Today, Healthgrades is pleased to announce that Huntington Memorial Hospital has received the Healthgrades 2015 America's 50 Best Hospitals...

Mar 17, 2015, 19:42 ET
Members of the Huntington Pulmonary Medical Group include: Ashish Patel, MD, Mendy Gonzalez, NP, Melinda Medeiros, NP, Daryl Banta, MD, Brooke Chandrasoma, MD, Ayman Saad, MD (Not pictured: Michael Gurevitch, MD & Lauren Delgado, NP)

Huntington Memorial Hospital Launches Intensivist Program for Critical Care Patients

Huntington Memorial Hospital has partnered with Huntington Pulmonary Medical Group (HPMG) to create and implement a Leapfrog Group-compliant...

Mar 16, 2015, 16:01 ET
Members of the Huntington Hospital Laborist Program include (left to right) Jaime Lopez, MD, Lisa Diaz, MD, James Barber, MD, Jane van Dis, MD, George Matsuda, MD and John Wong, MD.

Huntington Memorial Hospital Launches Laborist Program

 Huntington Memorial Hospital recently partnered with Ob Hospitalist Group (OBHG) to provide on-site, around-the-clock Board Certified OB/GYN...

Feb 09, 2015, 17:26 ET

James A. Shankwiler, M.D. Elected Chief of the Medical Staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital

James A. Shankwiler, M.D., has been elected president of the medical staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective January 1, 2015. A board...

Feb 02, 2015, 14:19 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Announces New Board Members

 Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today the election of two new and two returning members to its board of directors, effective January 1,...

Dec 19, 2013, 14:51 ET
Charles Sharp, M.D., Named First Faculty Emeritus at Huntington Memorial Hospital.  (PRNewsFoto/Huntington Memorial Hospital)

Charles Sharp, M.D., Named First Faculty Emeritus at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 In recognition of a quarter of a century of service and mentorship as a member of its academic faculty, Charles Sharp, M.D., has been named...

Oct 09, 2013, 14:29 ET

The Art of Surgery is Twice What it Used to be at Huntington Memorial Hospital

Philanthropic Support Secures 2nd Robotic Surgery System As part of its continued commitment to the patient experience and with the support of...

Aug 21, 2013, 17:40 ET
Nancy Greengold, M.D., Named Vice President Of Clinical Integration At Huntington Memorial Hospital.  (PRNewsFoto/Huntington Memorial Hospital)

Nancy Greengold, M.D., Named Vice President of Clinical Integration at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Nancy Greengold, M.D., MBA, has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of clinical integration at Huntington...

May 14, 2013, 13:41 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Receives Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

Huntington Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold...

May 09, 2013, 15:43 ET

Raj Takhar Named Vice President -- Physician Strategies for Huntington Memorial Hospital

Raj Takhar has been named vice president of business & physician strategies for Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective immediately.  In...

Apr 29, 2013, 18:17 ET

Armando Gonzalez Elected Lifetime Trustee of Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Armando L. Gonzalez, FAIA, current board member of Huntington Memorial Hospital and founding principal of Gonzalez Goodale Architects in...

Mar 26, 2013, 17:55 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Reaches Halfway Mark in Expansion of its Emergency and Trauma Center

Huntington Memorial Hospital announced today that it has reached the halfway mark in its ambitious expansion project which, when completed, will...

Feb 05, 2013, 13:16 ET

Edmund Tse, M.D., Elected Chief of the Medical Staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital

 Edmund Tse, M.D., has been elected chief of staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective immediately. A native of Hong Kong and a resident...

Jan 25, 2013, 12:26 ET

Huntington Memorial Hospital Elects Paul Johnson, Deborah Williams to its Board of Directors

Local residents Paul Johnson and Deborah Williams have been elected to the board of directors of Huntington Memorial Hospital, effective...